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Decenas de defensores de los derechos de los inmigrantes entregaron personalmente cartas a los Supervisores de SF y al Alcalde Ed Lee, pidiendo que aprobaran la propuesta de la comunidad para un fondo de defensa legal.

Oakland y San Francisco toman los primeros pasos para financiar la red de defensa de inmigración Defensores dicen que aún se necesita más financiamiento para proteger a los residentes indocumentados del área

Mientras que los condados de Alameda y San Francisco están buscando asignar fondos para un fondo de defensa legal de inmigración, los grupos locales de derechos de inmigrantes están diciendo que es un buen comienzo, [...]
Demonstrators rallied outside the Rotunda building in downtown Oakland in May, where Phil Tagami’s California Capital & Investment Group is located, calling on him to keep his promise not to bring coal into Oakland. Photo by Ethan Buckner.

Oakland Community Groups Respond to Coal Lawsuit

Local community leaders are responding to news that Oakland developer Phil Tagami has gone to federal court to overturn the City Council’s vote in June to block the export of coal through the city.
Civil rights attorney Dan Siegel (speaking) and community members present their demand for an immediate eviction moratorium and to find housing for displaced residents. Photo by Ken Epstein.

Coalition Calls on Oakland to Halt Evictions and Find Housing for the Displaced

The following statement was read at this week’s City Council meeting by the Oakland Justice Coalition and other community members, calling on the city to take immediate action to stop evictions and find housing for [...]
Dozens of immigrant rights advocates personally delivered letters to SF Supervisors and Mayor Ed Lee, asking that they approve the community's proposal for a legal defense fund.

Oakland, SF Take First Steps to Fund Immigration Defense Network Advocates say more funding is still needed to protect the area’s undocumented residents

While Alameda and San Francisco counties are seeking to allocate funds for an immigration legal defense fund, local immigrant rights groups are saying it’s a good start but not yet enough to handle the level [...]
Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf, City, Alameda County Announce Raiders NFL Stadium Plan

Libby Schaaf, Oakland Mayor, Disputes NFL’s Eric Grubman On Raiders Stadium Deal - Oakland Raiders Can Help City Recover From Oakland Fire By Staying Here

        Eric Grubman, the NFL’s Executive Vice President for Business Affairs, has both upset and ignited an Oakland Community determined to keep its Oakland Raiders. Oakland’s collective raw emotions in the wake [...]
Does NFL Favor Las Vegas Over Oakland Raiders Stadium Ronnie Lott Deal For Barring Goldman Sachs?

Does NFL Favor Las Vegas Over Oakland Raiders Stadium Ronnie Lott Deal For Barring Goldman Sachs? - Oakland Officials, Lott Group, Fortress Investments shocked at NFL's response to term sheet, ENA

    Zennie Abraham, Zennie62, YouTube, Goldman Sachs, Eric Grubman, Libby Schaaf, NFL, Ronnie Lott, Oakland, Oakland Raiders, Las Vegas, Sheldon Adelson, Greg Carey – keywords         On Tuesday, the Alameda County [...]
Oakland Raiders NFL Stadium Ronnie Lott Group Term Sheet Released

Oakland Raiders NFL Stadium Ronnie Lott Group Term Sheet Released - Raiders Deal Calls For $350 Million Public, $900 Million Private Investment

    The Ronnie Lott Group and Fortress Investments are a major step closer to building a stadium in partnership with the Oakland Raiders and the National Football League as of today. The much-talked-about, but [...]